Business and Finance


Published on July 12, 2014 - Page 9
LOUDON, N.H. — NASCAR President Mike Helton said Friday there is no animosity from the governing body toward the recently formed, nine-team Race Team...
Published on July 12, 2014 - Page 18
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in...
Published on July 11, 2014 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, driving down the level of applications to nearly the lowest in seven years...
Published on July 11, 2014 - Page 22
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Corbett signed the state budget 10 days late on Thursday and used his line-item veto power to spotlight what he called the...
Published on July 11, 2014 - Page 22
LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — Auto parts supplier TRW Automotive said Thursday that it has received a preliminary acquisition offer. Livonia, Michigan-based...
Published on July 10, 2014 - Page 26
WASHINGTON (AP) —Tax credits for families that don’t qualify. Medicare payments for treatments that might not be necessary. Unemployment benefits...
Published on July 10, 2014 - Page 26
SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) —Standing in the shadows of a $30 million roller coaster that flips, drops and spins its riders, the head of the nation’s fourth-...
Published on July 9, 2014 - Page 11
DETROIT — Ford is recalling 100,610 vehicles in North America for various safety defects. The company announced the six separate recalls Tuesday. No...
Published on July 9, 2014 - Page 17
WASHINGTON (AP) — If two of the most progressive U.S. cities don’t pass a tax on sugary drinks, will the idea finally fizzle out? Sugary drinks have...
Published on July 8, 2014 - Page 12
DETROIT (AP) — General Motors’ deadly ignition switch flaws emerged from an effort to improve its cars. As the company began developing new small...
Published on July 7, 2014 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — In Pennsylvania’s gas drilling boom, newer and unconventional wells leak far more often than older and traditional ones, according...
Published on July 7, 2014 - Page 9
ATLANTA (AP) — Policies for children represent a small fraction of the life insurance market, but they made the news this week after a court hearing...
Published on July 7, 2014 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) —How much distance from an immoral act is enough? That’s the difficult question behind the next legal dispute over religion, birth...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — Europe is floundering. China faces slower growth. Japan is struggling to sustain tentative gains. Yet the U.S. job market is...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 25
Dear Mr. Berko: This may be hard to believe, but my husband and I have a close friend who is an engineer and, for the past 21 years, has helped us...
Published on July 5, 2014 - Page 7
PITTSBURGH — Richard Mellon Scaife, the billionaire heir to the Mellon banking and oil fortune and a newspaper publisher who funded libertarian and...
Published on July 5, 2014 - Page 7
BERLIN (AP) — Germany summoned the U.S. ambassador in Berlin on Friday following the arrest of a man reported to have spied for the United States,...
Published on July 5, 2014 - Page 22
Blue Bird is recalling more than 2,500 All American school buses and some transit buses to fix a problem that could make steering more difficult....
Published on July 4, 2014 - Page 5
WATERLOO, Ontario (AP) — BlackBerry is selling its research and development department in Germany to Volkswagen Infotainment, a subsidiary of the...
Published on July 4, 2014 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) —U.S. employers accelerated their hiring last month, adding a robust 288,000 jobs and helping drive the unemployment rate to 6.1...

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